Professional Development (PD) is a reimbursement grant program that provides up to $1,000 for North Dakota individual professional artists, individual arts educators, nonprofit arts organizations, and educational institutions to partake in arts-related professional development activities. Proposed activities can be within the United States or International.
Note: There is limited funding available for this program. Early submission of applications is highly recommended. Applications are reviewed and grants awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis and it is not guaranteed that funds will be available for each panel review date.
This is a reimbursement program. Grantees are reimbursed after the training is completed and the receipt of a final report. Applicants are encouraged to carefully review the Program Overview and Application Guidelines prior to beginning an application.
Program Overview and Application Guidelines
All applicants should read these documents thoroughly before beginning the application form.
Downloads Required for Application
Deadlines - FY21
Who Can Apply
Applicants must be one of the following:
Additional Eligibility Guidelines for Individual Applicants
Additional Eligibility Guidelines for Nonprofit Arts Organization Applicants
Grant Award Range
For Questions or Assistance
How to Apply
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